Unsolved crimes: West Kel

You could have the missing piece of the puzzle that will help the RCMP put someone behind bars.  Here are some recent crimes that Central Okanagan Crime Stoppers hope you can help solve by calling our anonymous tips line at 1-800-222-TIPS (8477), visit our website at www.crimestoppers.net or text to CRIMES (274637), keyword Ktown.


CRIME:            THEFT OF WALLET    

DATE:              August 1, 2017

RCMP FILE:     2017-44722

West Kelowna RCMP would like your help in identifying this man whom they would like to question regarding the theft of an elderly lady’s wallet on August 1st.  Just before 7:00 a.m. the woman left her purse on a table to go place her order at the Tim Horton’s located on the 2300 block of Highway 97 S.  When she returned, her red wallet that contained a significant amount of cash, credit cards and identification had been stolen out of her purse.

If you know anything about this crime, or any other crime, call the Central Okanagan Crime Stoppers’ anonymous tips line at 1-800-222-TIPS or visit our website at www.crimestoppers.net.    Your information will be kept confidential and could lead to a reward of up to $2000.00.



DATE:    July 31, 2017

RCMP FILE:  2017-44410

At 3:42 a.m. on July 31st an alarm was activated at the Blind Angler Grill on the 5000 block of Beach Avenue in Peachland when someone kicked in the kitchen door.  The restaurant was entered and money was taken from the cash drawer.  The suspect must have kicked in the door when his first attempt at entering by pushing the air conditioner through the wall failed. 


You can help catch these suspects and qualify for a reward by calling Crime Stoppers’ anonymous tips line at 1-800-222-TIPS (8477), visit our website at www.crimestoppers.net or text to CRIMES (274637), keyword Ktown.

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